The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 46.55% 2.33% 7.25%
As % of the System Software category 96.43% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 3
Average salary £20,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £50,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 48.28% 2.33% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 13
Average salary £20,500 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £50,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) Firewall
3 30 (71.43%) DNS
3 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 25 (59.52%) DHCP
4 25 (59.52%) VMware
4 25 (59.52%) TCP/IP
5 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.95%) Office 365
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
6 13 (30.95%) MS Office
6 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
7 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco
11 5 (11.90%) NAS
11 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
11 5 (11.90%) Sage
11 5 (11.90%) Internet
11 5 (11.90%) PBX
11 5 (11.90%) VoIP
12 4 (9.52%) ITIL
12 4 (9.52%) SLA
13 2 (4.76%) FTP
14 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
14 1 (2.38%) COM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 30 (71.43%) DNS
3 25 (59.52%) DHCP
3 25 (59.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 5 (11.90%) NAS
4 5 (11.90%) PBX
4 5 (11.90%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 20 (47.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (47.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 16 (38.10%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 16 (38.10%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 16 (38.10%) Server Engineer
3 16 (38.10%) Server Support
4 15 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 15 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (23.81%) IT Engineer
5 10 (23.81%) IT Support
5 10 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) COM
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) VMware
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Sage